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Architecture and interior design conference - Thebe Reed Exhibitions
Architecture and interior design conference

Architecture + Interior Design Africa is a CPD-accredited conference which will inspire conversations and teachings in the fields of architecture, interiors and building with a particular focus on Africa. The innovative conference is split over two days and is set to take place alongside Decorex Joburg and 100% Design South Africa on 6th and 7th August this year.

Issued by Thebe Reed Exhibitions 4 Aug 2015 11:21

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SANRAL spends R2.2bn on roadworks in Eastern Cape

There are currently 32 engineering projects with a combined value of R2.2bn taking place on the national road network in the Eastern Cape.

3 Aug 2015 13:39



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Search for alternative water sources

PRETORIA: The search continues for alternative methods to receive water since the conversion of seawater to drinking water to areas affected by severe drought is extremely expensive.

3 Aug 2015 10:17

Tips to keep your warehouse staff safe at all times - B2B Intelligence
Tips to keep your warehouse staff safe at all times

In any working environment, safety is a main priority.

Issued by B2B Intelligence 31 Jul 2015 14:01

Exciting new offerings at Eastgate
Exciting new offerings at Eastgate

The Eastgate Shopping Centre is currently undergoing considerable construction work as the centre progresses through its refurbishment and international brands and some really big new offerings are on the cards...

31 Jul 2015 11:10

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RICS releases reports on building information modelling

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has released three new research reports focused on building information modelling (BIM).

31 Jul 2015 09:38

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SA must embrace energy management as a strategic imperative

Corporate South Africa has both the incentive and responsibility to embrace energy management as a strategic imperative.

31 Jul 2015 08:58

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Self-building 3D printed bricks hint at future without assembly lines

A new study has shown that high frequency vibrations can cause bricks to self-assemble into a larger 3D object, a finding that may one day help do away with the need for factory assembly lines.

By Eliza Berlage 31 Jul 2015 07:43

Lafarge South Africa contributes to local communities
Lafarge South Africa contributes to local communities

Lafarge South Africa, a manufacturer and supplier of building material, believes its operating sites are an integral part of local communities.

30 Jul 2015 13:47

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Building sustainable relationships key to Ver-Bolt's success

Trevor Nienaber, owner of Ver-Bolt, says one of the biggest lessons he has learned since helping establish the company in 1980, is that maintaining and nurturing relationships with customers and suppliers is the best way to create a sustainable business model.

29 Jul 2015 12:46

Inyatsi Construction's safety management programme pays off
Inyatsi Construction's safety management programme pays off

With 33 sites running in four different countries, the Inyatsi Construction Group achieved over one million lost time injury-free hours in October and November 2014.

29 Jul 2015 11:54

Save the date: BizTrends 2015 Imbizo Johannesburg - Bizcommunity.com
Save the date: BizTrends 2015 Imbizo Johannesburg

A stellar line-up of industry leaders will discuss current trends in the marketing communications industry, as well as do some crystal ball gazing for 2016 at Bizcommunity.com's special trend event on 17 September 2015 at the Sandton Convention Centre.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 29 Jul 2015 11:10

Is South Africa ready for smart cities?
Is South Africa ready for smart cities?

The concept of the 'smart city' is growing in popularity as more and more connected technologies emerge. The term has many definitions, however, at its most basic level, a smart city is one in which the municipal authority is able to properly measure and manage the various services they are delivering within their environment, in real time, and with a high level of accuracy. Utilising technology such as smart metering for electricity and water, for example, can help to facilitate this and enable the beginnings of a smart city.

By Paul Divall 29 Jul 2015 11:09